Business process isn’t just about code, it’s about human connection

We ask ourselves — dockers or kubernetes? What’s the migration process? How are we incorporating the latest features of RPA and AI chatbots? But when do we stop and consider the human side of technology? The rapid convergence of technology and digitization often makes us forget about the human side of the equation. In 2016, […]

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The prescription for better healthcare is in the IBM Cloud

The key to better healthcare lies in information technology. Learn how some of our healthcare customers are providing better patient care with innovative solutions that rely on IBM Cloud: IBM Bluemix helps Biop Medical accurately perform early cancer detection Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer and deadliest disease among women worldwide. Tremendous sums […]

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Retailers reap the benefits of cloud managed services and cognitive technologies for SAP

The wealth of experience IBM has in retail and SAP continues to help retailers create innovative, seamless customer experiences. Here are two stories of companies who worked with IBM to stay ahead of the competition, as well as a brief discussion of new cognitive technologies designed to drive innovation in retail. Footwear company transforms its […]

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4 commons myths about private cloud

Recently, we unveiled IBM Cloud Private. It’s been exciting to see the impact that this technology has had on our clients’ businesses. Many immediately understood the value of the offering. But for those who are still evaluating their cloud adoption model, there are still some misconceptions of why a private cloud may be needed. If […]

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Does your team have the IT infrastructure discovery capabilities it needs?

In the digital economy, availability of business applications is critical. It’s a complex activity to keep track of the dependencies between applications and the underlying infrastructure elements. As enterprises modernize their infrastructure for agility and adopt cloud deployment models, they’ll need to discover new technologies and platforms in order to have an accurate and complete […]

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IOMED relies on IBM Cloud to put unstructured healthcare data to use

Hospitals generate enormous amounts of medical information. As much as 85 percent of it is unstructured, which means it can’t be analyzed or cross-referenced with other kinds of data, making it nearly impossible to use clinical data when conducting business analyses, which wastes enormous opportunities in terms of potential cost savings and efficiency gains. For […]

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The top 10 Thoughts on Cloud articles of 2017

If you had to describe the biggest changes to and focus points of cloud computing in 2017 in just a few words, what would you say? Would you mention blockchain? What about microservices? Private cloud? Automation? Where would analytics fit in? Or impending regulations dealing with data governance and responsibility? Maybe you’d mention how much […]

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Transforming the digital payment experience with IBM Cloud

According to Computerworld, financial technology has been around virtually as long as the financial services industry itself. But since the economic crisis of 2008, a new breed of disruptors has challenged traditional ecommerce providers with more efficient services. Here’s how four fintech companies are shaking up payments with IBM Cloud. Australian digital-only bank improves the […]

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5 retailers using cloud to improve services

Retailers are increasingly looking to cloud computing to meet needs both new and old. Customers expect more from their shopping experiences, and that’s especially true in the busy holiday shopping season. The numbers prove that cloud is a growing part of retail. According to a Markets and Markets study, the retail cloud market is expected […]

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Spanish eSports developer depends on IBM Cloud to deliver optimal user experience

Ask any player of a competitive online video game what his biggest obstacle is, and aside from leveling up or defeating so-and-so, he’ll probably say lag or latency. And he won’t just say it; he’ll spit it out with contempt. Or maybe he’ll yell the word like a curse as he throws his controller against […]

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Are analytics making your company smarter or (dumb and) dumber

This post is part of a series. Read  part one, part two, part three and part four to learn more about the urgent need for Hybrid Integration.) Smart, intelligent, predictive — whatever you call it, I feel like the promise of analytics has been around for a long time. Marketers  are constantly seduced by the […]

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Why cloud ought to be part of your archival and tiering strategy

Storage is a perennial top challenge for IT teams. Capacity demands continue to increase, while budgetary pressures make it hard to sustain even an insufficient status quo. It would be great if new storage was devoted to business-value-creation processes, but far too much is consumed by stagnant data on primary systems and myriad inefficient secondary […]

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